New Lecture Series on Digital Humanism: Invited talks by outstanding speakers!
The EC group is organising a new Lecture Series on Digital Humanism starting this winter term! (Attention: For students, the attendance at lectures and presentation sessions and at the preliminary discussion on Wednesday, 9 October at 4.00 P.M. is mandatory!)
We have invited the following outstanding guest speakers who will give talks within the framework of the lecture:
6 November, 5.00 P.M. (EI 9 Hlawka HS):
Susan J. Winter, Associate Dean for Research and Co-Director of the Center for Advanced Study of Communities and Information at the University of Maryland, College of Information Studies, Title of the talk: "Cui bono? A Sociotechical View of Smart Cities"
20 November, 5.00 P.M. (EI 3 Sahulka HS):
Gerfried Stocker, Artistic Director of Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria. Title of the talk: "Humanizing Technology through Arts".
18 December, 5.00 P.M. (EI 3 Sahulka HS):
Edward A. Lee, Professor Emeritus at the University of California at Berkeley, Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences Department. Title of the talk: "Living Digital Beings: The Coevolution of Humans and Machines".
8 January 2020, 5.00 P.M. (FH 8 Nöbauer HS):
Julian Nida-Rümelin, Professor at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Chair of Philosophy and Political Theory, Title of the talk: "Digitaler Humanismus".
The talks are open for the public, the dates will also be announced and updated on the
TISS page of the lecture and also announced separately in the news sections of the Faculty of Informatics and of the EC-group .